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A makeshift memorial for Jasmine Rose Wilson has been set up at the south Fargo intersection where she was hit by a car Aug. 1. David Samson / The Forum

No charges in Fargo 2-year-old's death; prosecutors say case wouldn't serve as deterrent

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FARGO - Cass County prosecutors won't pursue charges against the driver of a car that struck and killed a 2-year-old girl or against the girl's mother, who wasn't holding her hand as they crossed a busy intersection against a traffic signal on Aug. 1.

In a decision dated Tuesday, Assistant State's Attorney Tanya Johnson Martinez declined to seek charges against the driver, Madison Bartz of Fargo, or the girl's mother, Karen Rose Wilson of Fargo.

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